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Adventure and Breakaway Camps

Start the Adventure

Summer Day Camps registration is now open.

The Adventure Day Camp program is for children entering first through fifth grades. Campers in this program will participate in weekly themed activities including field trips, park visits, swimming or bowling each week, and on-site activities of sports and games, arts and crafts, songs and skits. 

Children must be at site from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM daily in order for them to participate in all of the scheduled activities. A weekly itinerary will be provided at site location with trip details and departure and arrival times.

Please note that in order to participate in swimming activities campers must be at least 6 years of age to be in the pool. Participants under age 6 will be provided with an alternate activity.

Adventure Camp Locations

Beaverton

Beaverton YMCA Child Development Center
Weeks 3–11 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Gladstone

Gladstone YMCA Child Development Center
Weeks 2–12 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Hillsboro

Lenox Elementary
Weeks 2–12 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Amberglen YMCA Child Development Center
Weeks 2–12 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Milwaukie

Monroe St. YMCA Child Development Center
Weeks 2–12 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Oregon City

Clackamas YMCA Child Development Center
Weeks 2–12 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Portland

Year round participant location option
Week 9—Thurs.–Fri. and weeks 10–11
6:30 AM–6 PM

Holladay Park
2120 NE Tillamook, Portland

SE YMCA Child Development Center

North/Northeast

Alameda Elementary
Weeks 1–8 and Week 9—Mon.–Fri. | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Laurelhurst Elementary
Weeks 1–8 and Week 9—Mon.–Fri. | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Southeast

Alerta Elementary
Weeks 1–8 and Week 9—Mon.–Fri. | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Llewellyn Elementary
Weeks 1–8 and Week 9—Mon.–Fri. | 6:30 AM–6 PM

SE YMCA Child Development Center
Weeks 1–11 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Y's Choice YMCA Child Development Center
Weeks 1–11 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Sherwood

Sherwood Child Development Center
Weeks 2–12 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Tigard

Deer Creek Elementary
Weeks 2–12 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Vancouver, WA

Springfield Meadows YMCA Child Development Center
Weeks 2–11 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Orchards YMCA Child Development Center
Weeks 2–11 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

West Linn/ Wilsonville

Wilsonville YMCA Child Development Center
Weeks 2–11 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Rosemont Ridge Middle School
20001 Salamo Rd., West Linn Weeks 2–11 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Breakaway with the YMCA

The Breakaway Camp is designed for youth entering 6th through 8th grade. Using the values and standards of all YMCA Day Camp programs, specific activities are developed to meet the needs of this age group.

On a daily basis, this group is out and about the Portland Metropolitan area. Leaving site about 9:00 AM, they won’t return until approximately 4:00 PM after a day of exciting activities and challenges.

Arrival and departure times may vary by location. Please check with your camp location.

Breakaway Camp Locations

Hillsboro

Lenox Elementary
Weeks 2–12 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Portland

Holladay Park Church
2120 NW Tillamook St., Portland
Week 9 | Thur.–Fri. and Weeks 10–11 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Laurelhurst Elementary
Weeks 1–8 | Mon.–Wed. | 6:30 AM–6 PM

Tigard

Deer Creek Elementary
Weeks 2–12 | 6:30 AM–6 PM

More Information

Check out our 2018 Adventure and Breakaway Day Camps.